Franz Xaver Messerschmidt

Franz Xaver Messerschmidt bio

Birth Name: Franz Xaver Messerschmidt

Occupation: Sculptor

Place Of Birth: Germany

Date Of Birth: February 6, 1736

Date Of Death: August 19, 1783

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Franz Xaver Messerschmidt was born on the 6th of February, 1736. He was known for being a Sculptor. German-Austrian sculptor who created “character heads”, a series of busts with contorted faces, including the piece A Hypocrite and Slanderer.

Franz Xaver Messerschmidt was born in Germany. He spent two years in Graz, working in the workshop of his maternal uncle. He said the purpose of his “character heads” was to represent 64 “canonical grimaces” of the human face.

Franz Xaver Messerschmidt was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Franz Xaver Messerschmidt was born in 1730s.

Franz Xaver Messerschmidt is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Franz Xaver Messerschmidt’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Franz Xaver Messerschmidt’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Franz Xaver Messerschmidt was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Franz Xaver Messerschmidt
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Franz Xaver Messerschmidt was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Franz Xaver Messerschmidt was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Franz Xaver Messerschmidt had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Franz Xaver Messerschmidt’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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